Company Overview

A financially strong — and trustworthy — insurance company

UFG Insurance is a successful and growing multibillion-dollar-asset insurance company, dedicated to protecting people and earning their trust.

Founded in 1946 as United Fire & Casualty Company, UFG (Nasdaq: UFCS) is engaged in the business of writing property and casualty insurance through its insurance company subsidiaries. Headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, UFG is licensed as a property and casualty insurer in 50 states, plus the District of Columbia, and is represented by approximately 1,000 independent agencies. A.M. Best Company assigns a rating of “A” (Excellent) for the members of United Fire & Casualty Group. In addition to its Cedar Rapids office, UFG also operates regional offices in Arizona, California, Colorado, New Jersey and Texas.

Our vision

To always deliver on our promises.

Our mission

Work together as one to achieve superior operational and financial performance, always striving to deliver on our promises:

  • To employees| a promise of success
    Our mission is to foster a culture of inclusion and empowerment, with paths to success available for all through career development, continuous learning, leadership opportunities and work-life balance.

  • To policyholders| a promise of protection
    Our mission is to ensure businesses are financially prepared to overcome losses with our trustworthy insurance protection and services.

  • to agents| a promise of opportunity
    Our mission is to create simple solutions for doing business with us, providing rewarding partnerships with opportunities for profitable growth.

  • to shareholders| a promise of value
    Our mission is to make strategic decisions to continually improve our operational and financial performance, building long-term value in our stock.

  • to communities| a promise of support
    Our mission is to enhance the communities where we live and work by supporting local education, community and human services organizations through corporate sponsorship and employee volunteerism.

Our core values

These core values encompass the SPIRIT of UFG, ever present in our day-to-day work lives as we deliver on our promises through:

  • service that exceeds expectations
    We have a responsibility to provide gold-standard service in all its forms — service to agents, policyholders, claimants and to one another. By applying compassionate, person-centered attention to every encounter, we aspire to reach a level of service that’s unparalleled.

  • partnerships that are mutually beneficial
    We believe insurance is a people business and that means we appreciate the value of trusted partnerships. Whether independent agents, policyholders or claimants, we balance a human touch with automation to meet the diverse needs of the people who count on us.

  • innovation of our products and services
    We embrace strategic innovations that lead to consistent, unified success. We focus on positive outcomes through collaboration and a transparent culture of accountability.

  • respect for one another
    We treat fellow employees with respect and an appreciation for each person’s background and unique skill sets. Every role contributes to the company’s overall success. Every voice is important. Every idea is welcome and heard.

  • integrity in every action we take
    We ethically approach each business interaction with the utmost integrity. We always assume good intent and value honest, respectful communications that inspire us to be great today and even better tomorrow.

  • trust at the heart of every promise
    We build a foundation of trust with every promise fulfilled, empowering people to succeed, businesses to prosper and communities to thrive.


The future of work is here
Beyond an award-winning workplace and a financially strong company, UFG offers dynamic career opportunities, most of which are open to remote or hybrid work.

No matter what career path you desire, we have numerous possibilities, with jobs in accounting, claims, customer service, human resources, information technology, marketing, project management, underwriting and more.

At UFG, we have an exciting vision built on the foundation of people, service, profit and growth. As part of our vision, we’re continually asking ourselves: how can we be a better employer for our people, a better insurer for our policyholders, a better partner for our agents and a better investment for our shareholders? We believe this vision is the right approach for our employees and the smart approach for our business, helping us achieve great things together every day.

Our UFG team of over 1,100 people—working at our corporate headquarters in Iowa and throughout our regional offices in California, Colorado, New Jersey and Texas—not only share our vision, they make it our reality.

If you share our same vision for success, we encourage you to view our career opportunities and apply online for a position today!

Company Summary
United Fire Group Insurance
Number of Employees
(319) 399-5814
118 2nd Avenue Southeast
Cedar Rapids, IA